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Back-End JavaScript Engineer - Media Applications
Ref No.: 18-00282
Location: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Centennial, CO
Position Type:Contract
Our global Media client is seeking a JavaScript Engineer who has significant focus on Server-side (back-end) development to support new enterprise-wide Media Applications. Development activities will include passing video files through the systems and interfacing with 3rd party API's. You'll be part of a cutting-edge Agile Tech Engineering team, and part of a Global Operations Team.


. Customize workflows, encompassing content prep and delivery for US domestic and international content delivery
. Develop software related to Media Asset Management systems, automated metadata management and media delivery capabilities
. Integrate various software platforms through vendor APIs
. Work with vendors on API implementation and troubleshooting, suggesting necessary features and identifying enhancement opportunities
. Engineer integrated software solutions to anticipate and enable business growth, productivity, and reliability
. Identify automation opportunities within media workflows, and develop appropriate software solutions
. Basic Sys Admin level work as needed

Required Skills:

. 3+ years experience with JavaScript with a demonstrable focus on Server-side development - preferably within a Rhino environment along with Python and Shell scripting proficiency
. 3+ years experience developing software against documented third-party APIs and working with vendors to identify and correct issues and drive enhancements
. Any experience with AngularJS or other current libraries would be a big plus
. Education/experience in Broadcast Technology/Engineering or related field - ideally BS in Engineering/Computer Science and experience within the Broadcast Industry
. Experience managing a GNU/Linux environment for development, including package management and basic system administration
. Experience working with IT systems, with a solid understanding of network protocols and standards (ie: DNS, TCP, HTTP, FTP, SSH)

Ryan Willard
Direct: 303-749-0399
Nationwide: 877-677-6566